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The Pictorial Encyclopaedia of Railways

By: Ellis, Cuthbert Hamilton

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Hamlyn: 1973

Seller ID: 016503

ISBN: 060003075X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with DJ in mylar. Hamlyn, 1973, fifth impression. In very good condition, front hinge is beginning to separate. DJ is good, has a tear at top of spine, corners show some wear, protected by mylar. Over 800 pictures and 30,000 words of captions that tell the story of railways from the first Babylonian rutways to the 100 MPH monorail. View more info

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Railroad Avenue Great Stories and Legends of American Railroading

By: Freeman H Hubbard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: McGraw-Hill: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016513

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ. McGraw-Hill, 1945, first printing. In very good condition, name on back of front cover, boards show scuffing, edges of boards bumped. Contains many of the great legends associated with railroad. Black & White Illustrations. View more info

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ETE (European Train Enthusiasts) Express Fall 1979

By: Geoff Fischer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: European Train Enthusiasts: 1979

Seller ID: 016516

Condition: Very Good


Newsletter, softcover, 8 pages. ETE, 1979. In very good condition. Contents: Editorial, Subscription Information, Postal Car, Gene's Jottings, Prototype Corner - The Rhaetian Railways (Alfred E Hauser). Illlustrations depict railway line developments for Switzerland and the Grisons, Rhaetian Railways, Gerguen-Preda, and Alp Gruem-Poschiavo. Also a detail of the Standard Rhaetian Railway passenger coach - second class for 64 passengers. View more info

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ETE (European Train Enthusiasts) Express Summer 1979

By: Geoff Fischer

Price: $20.00

Publisher: European Train Ethusiasts: 1979

Seller ID: 016517

Condition: Very Good


Newsletter, softcover, 8 pages. European Train Enthusiasts, 1979. In very good condition, section missing from front cover (renewal form), some internal markings by previous owner. Newsletter for train enthusiasts. Contents: Editorial, Subscription Information, Postal Car, Modeling the Rheingold Train (John Schmate), Modeling Advice and Questions, Second News Report on Europe's Rails (Alfred E Hauser). View more info

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A Pathfinder in the Southwest

By: Grant Foreman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma: 1968

Seller ID: 016824

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ, ex-library. University of Oklahoma Press, 1968, second printing. In very good condition, usual library markings, some residual glue from tape on boards and front endpapers. The itinerary of Lieutenant A. W. Whipple during his explorations for a railway route from Fort Smith to Los Angeles in the years 1853 & 1854. View more info

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One Way to Eldorado

By: Hollister Noble

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Doubleday & Company: 1954

Seller ID: 020855

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover. Very good condition, corners lightly bumped. No edition stated. DJ is good has minor chipping and some color worn off, now in mylar container. The stormy world of Pioneer Gap. A musician, a small-time miner, a big-time gambler, a dangerously beautiful girl, and Howard Bierce, trouble shooter for the Mountain division. Howard has more to worry about than the weather. View more info

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Railways The Pioneer Years

By: Malcom Fletcher, John Taylor

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chartwell Books: 1990

Seller ID: 016499

ISBN: 1555216277

Condition: Near Fine


Oversized hardcover with DJ in mylar. Chartwell, 1990. In near fine condition, two pieces of tape on half title page, end papers have some coloration flaws. The first 100 years of railway development, with an authoritative chronology up to 1939 and index of types of locomotive. View more info

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Railways of Thirty Nations Government Versus Private Ownership

By: P Harvey Middleton

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall: 1937

Seller ID: 016506

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover, no DJ, in mylar cover. Prentice-Hall, 1937. In very good condition, previous owners name and label on back of front cover, endpapers toning. A detailed study of railroads around the world, both privately owned and government operated, with the purpose of concluding which type of operation is best for railroads in the US. View more info